According to the website of the WFTU with reference to the press service of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg, Russia in offshore sailing regatta Nord Stream Race-2019 will represent team Leviathan (Moscow/Saint Petersburg) won the Higher division of the National sailing League-2018.
In the 2018 season for the team in the NPL was made by Vadim Achinson, Maxim Titarenko, Mikhail Sheremetyev and Maxim Sheremetyev.
As you know, the regatta Nord Stream Race involving five strongest European sailing teams from Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Russia. The right to speak at this regatta are the team that became the winners of the national sailing leagues in their countries.
Germany in the project will represent one of the largest sailing clubs in the country Norddeutscher Regatta Verein. The colors of the flag of Denmark will protect the Royal yacht club Kongelig Dansk Yachtklub, which is the oldest in the country. From Sweden, the regatta will perform the oldest yacht club in continental Europe – Kungliga Svenska Segelsällskapet, founded in 1830. Finland will represent the club with the Aland Islands Åländska Segelsällskapet.
In the framework of the Baltic open sea regatta Nord Stream Race 2019 athletes will compete for the title of best yacht club in Northern Europe in three classifications: coastal race, offshore race, the overall standings.
Recall that last season the overall winner of the regatta was the Russian team “Lord sails – Asia”.